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Jan Długosz

Jan Długosz, also known in Latin as Johannes Longinus, was a Polish priest, chronicler, diplomat, soldier, and secretary to Bishop Zbigniew Oleśnicki of Kraków. He is considered Poland's first historian... Read More

Born1 December 1415
Stara Brzeźnica, Kingdom of Poland
Died19 May 1480 (aged 64)
Kraków, Kingdom of Poland
Other namesJoannes, Ioannes, Johannes Longinus, Dlugossius
Occupationpriest, diplomat, soldier, historian
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